Use a Paper Towel Tube for Vacuuming

While vacuuming, I misplaced the tube with the flat end. I noticed an empty paper towel tube and flattened the end of it. It worked perfectly!

By April from NW Missouri

Ad
October 10, 20080 found this helpful

How ingenious of you!

ReplyWas this helpful?Helpful? Yes
Flag
October 11, 20080 found this helpful

You are one smart cookie. Thanks for the tip.

ReplyWas this helpful?Helpful? Yes
October 12, 20090 found this helpful

To April, what an excellent idea. Michelle.

ReplyWas this helpful?Helpful? Yes
October 12, 20090 found this helpful

Hi, what about those long tubes from xmas or b-day paper for ridiculous to reach spots. hooray!

ReplyWas this helpful?Helpful? Yes
October 12, 20090 found this helpful

Try going to a cheap second hand store, not the pricier ones that advertise but the back street ones, and get another crevice wand, most are usable for all machines, I have several because my mother and I save all the old tools.

Ad
ReplyWas this helpful?Helpful? Yes
October 12, 20090 found this helpful

I love the clever ideas I get from this site. All the people on here are just smarter than the average bear. LOL.

ReplyWas this helpful?Helpful? Yes
October 12, 20090 found this helpful

Seen this one many times over. Finally tried it and it doesn't work. Unless you have a vacuum with no power, it just pulls the cardboard right in flattening it completely. I used a strong roll too. You all can try it and perhaps have better luck but I doubt it.

ReplyWas this helpful?Helpful? Yes

Add your voice! Click below to comment. ThriftyFun is powered by your wisdom!

Related
In This Article
Vacuuming Tips and Tricks
Vacuuming Tips and Tricks
Categories
Home and Garden Cleaning Cleaning ToolsOctober 10, 2008
Guides
A beach towel wedding cake.
Making a Towel Wedding Cake
Oven Door Towel
Making an Oven Door Towel
Ribbon stored on a paper towel holder
Uses for Paper Towel Holders
Towel Holder
Making a Kitchen Towel Holder
More
🎄
Christmas Ideas!
Facebook
Pinterest
YouTube
Contests!
Newsletters
Ask a Question
Share a Post
You are viewing the desktop version of this page: View Mobile Site
© 1997-2016 by Cumuli, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Published by . Page generated on November 26, 2016 at 8:15:16 AM on 10.0.2.215 in 4 seconds. Use of this web site constitutes acceptance of ThriftyFun's Disclaimer and Privacy Policy. If you have any problems or suggestions feel free to Contact Us.
Loading Something Awesome!